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AARP AARP (SENIOR COMMUNITY EMPLOYMENT SERVICE PROGRAM) www.aarp.org AARP Foundation first matches eligible older job seekers with local nonprofits & public agencies so they can increase skills & build self-confidence, while earning a modest income. Based on their employment interests & goals, participants may also receive supportive services & skills training through an educational institution.
  • 1-866-389-5655
AdultEduLogo ADULT EDUCATION https://ed.sc.gov/schools/ Adult Education Centers offer a selection of courses prepared especially for adult learners 17+ years old. Whether you need courses for high school diploma, high school equivalency (GED), WorkKeys test preparation, ESL, or to learn a new skill or self-improve, you will find something to fill your needs.
  • CHESTERFIELD: Connie Nivens-Townsend, 843-623-2200
  • DARLINGTON: Chuck Miller, 843-398-2856
  • DILLON: Brooksie Singleton, 843-774-1218
  • FLORENCE 1 & 4: Til Morisey, 843-758-6411
  • FLORENCE 2,3,5: Mark Evans, 843-374-5517
  • MARION: Candyce Brooks, 843-423-2591
  • MARLBORO: Herbert Gould, 843-479-5923
CMEOCLogo CHESTERFIELD-MARLBORO EOC, INC. www.cmeoc.org CMEOC is a non-profit organization that serves the citizens of Chesterfield, & Marlboro counties. CAA, Inc. administers the CSBG program & LIHEAP program which assists low-income families with home energy needs including weatherization of homes to reduce energy cost.
  • Patricia Threatt/James Hillian, 843-320-9760
Darlington CITY OF DARLINGTON DDRA www.darlingtonSConline.com Build Up Darlington provides Revolving Loan fund and technical assistance for existing business & startups within city limits
  • Lisa Chalian-Rock, 843-398-4000 ext. 103
CokerLogo COKER COLLEGE ADULT DEGREE PROGRAM www.coker.edu Designed to help adults 23+ years to obtain their Bachelor’s degree
  • Michelle Coyle, 843-383-8030
HUDLogo DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING & URBAN DEVELOPMENT www.hud.gov To promote the self-sufficiency of its residents, HUD provides work readiness services (education, job training & counseling, job search skills, tutoring, computer access, literacy), and economic & job development (job placement, employment linkages, start-up of micro-enterprises).
  • STATE OF SC: Larry Knightner, 803-765-5592
DillonCounty DILLON COUNTY COLLABORATIVE COUNCIL  Mission is to provide Dillon County agencies & organizations networking and presentation opportunities.
  • Anna Alford, 843-759-2462
ExperienceWorks EXPERIENCE WORKS www.experienceworks.org Experience Works helps low-income seniors, many with multiple barriers to employment, get the training they need to find good jobs in their local communities.
  • CHESTERFIELD, DARLINGTON, DILLON, FLORENCE, MARION: 1-866-207-2610
Florence-Library FLORENCE COUNTY LIBRARY SYSTEM www.florencelibrary.org The library system offers free computers/internet in 6 locations in the county. Resume software, computer skills workshops, At Florence headquarters library, Job Resource Center & practice interview service available by assistance.
  • FLORENCE HEADQUARTERS: Aubrey Carroll, 843-662-8424
  • JOHNSONVILLE: Jessica Ellibee, 843-386-2052
  • LAKE CITY: Michael Cooper, 843-394-8071
  • OLANTA: Joseph Kennedy, 843-396-4287
  • PAMPLICO: Christina Steward, 843-493-5441
  • TIMMONSVILLE: Deborah Bartell, 843-346-2941
VeteranAffairsLogo FLORENCE COUNTY VETERANS AFFAIRS www.florencecountyveteranaffairs.com Services for Florence County Veterans
  • Randy Godbold, 843-665-3045
GoodwillLogo GOODWILL OF SOUTH CAROLINA www.goodwill.org Goodwill is a public, not-for-profit organization committed to helping people become independent through education & training leading to employment.
  • FLORENCE: 843-468-2140
  • HARTSVILLE: 843-639-8172
InspireUs INSPIRE UP www.inspire-us.org Inspire Us is a non-profit organization to inspire individuals to achieve their highest potential by providing life enhancing skills.
  • PEE DEE REGION: LaDara T. Josey, 843-608-0367
JobCorps JOB CORPS www.jobcorps.gov Job Corps is a no-cost and career technical training program administered by the US Department of Labor that helps young people ages 16 through 24 improve the quality of their lives through career technical and academic training.
  • PEE DEE REGION: Kevin Staggers, 1-803-256-9675 Ext. 302
LittlePromiseLogo LITTLE PROMISE LEARNING CENTER LPLC provides child care for children ages 0-12 years old.
  • MULLINS: Annette Gerald, 843-464-4002
McLoedLogo MCLEOD HEALTH-HOME HEALTH www.mcleodhealth.org / www.nursefamilypartnership.org The goal of Nurse-Family Partnership is to provide home visitation by a nurse to first-time, low- income pregnant mothers to promote healthy pregnancies & births & support for getting back to school or work.
  • FLORENCE, DARLINGTON, DILLON, MARLBORO COUNTIES: Kristen Miller, 843-777-6495
NAPLogo NATIVE AMERICAN PROGRAMS www.peedeeindiantribeofsc.com The SC Commission for Minority Affairs is the state’s official point of contact for Native American Indian Affairs & serves as the Indian Affairs Commission for the State. The programs address the needs of Native Americans, including employment.
  • PEE DEE REGION: Chief Pete Parr, 843-544-6464
NAACP NAACP www.naacp.org NAACP is a civil rights organization for ethnic minorities in the US. May make referrals to SC Works.
  • MARION: Joseph Butler, 843-430-4191
RECLogo PEE DEE REGIONAL EDUCATION CENTER http://recs.sc.gov/Pages/welcome.aspx Coordinate & facilitate services & resources for students, educators & parents such as workforce development/preparation and career and college planning.
  • PEE DEE REGION: Cheryl Lewis, 843-601-0492
PDRTALogo PEE DEE REGIONAL TRANSPORTATION AUTHORITY www.pdrta.org Provide transportation services for county residents.
  • FLORENCE, DARLINGTON, LAKE CITY, MARION: Charles MacNeil, 843-665-2227 Ext. 111
RubiconLogo RUBICON FAMILY COUNSELING SERVICES www.rubiconsc.org It is the vision of Rubicon, Inc. to broaden its scope of services to become a viable and comprehensive family service center, capable of responding to an array of identified human service needs of families and children, including, but not limited to, substance abuse issues.
  • PEE DEE REGION: Cindy Shipman, 843-332-4156
SelectHealthLogo SELECT HEALTH OF SC, INC. www.selecthealthofsc.com Select Health provides education & information to Medicaid beneficiaries regarding Medicaid and First Choice by Select Health of SC.
  • CHESTERFIELD, DARLINGTON, FLORENCE, MARION, MARLBORO: Paige Watford 843-933-0276
  • DILLON: Beverly McDuffie, 843-534-6311
SCCBLogo SC COMMISSION FOR THE BLIND www.sccb.state.sc.us The SC Commission for the Blind’s purpose is to provide rehabilitation services, adjustment to blindness training, prevention of blindness, independent living services & various other services to blind and severely visually impaired citizens.
  • PEE DEE REGION: Hester Ellerbe, 843-661-4788
SCDewLogo SC DEPARTMENT OF EMPLOYMENT & WORKFORCE http://www.sces.org/ SCDEW provides services to veterans who are seeking to reenter the workforce; assists individuals with job matching & placement, assists employers seeking to hire, aids individuals who have lost their jobs due to the impact of foreign trade & manages the state’s unemployment insurance program.
  • PEE DEE REGION: Vicky Tyner, 843-519-1244
IndianCouncilLogo SC INDIAN DEVELOPMENT COUNCIL, INC. Agency conducts outreach, intake, assessments, eligibility, case management, career counseling, work experience, & limited supportive services to all eligible Native Americans.
  • PEE DEE REGION: Shirlean Muckenfuss, 843-771-9522
SCLegalSLogo SC LEGAL SERVICES (SCLS) www.sclegal.org South Carolina Legal Services (SCLS) provides free legal services in a wide variety of civil (non-criminal) legal matters to eligible low income residents of South Carolina.
  • CHESTERFIELD, DARLINGTON, DILLON, FLORENCE, MARLBORO: Cliff McBride, 843-413-9500
  • MARION: 843-597-0100
NationalGuardLogo SC NATIONAL GUARD www.scguard.com The Workforce Center Military Coordinator works with partner agencies in SC Works Center to identify prospective applicants for service with the Army National Guard; develops & conducts educational classes that communicate ARNG education, training, & job related benefits to interested applicants; assists all ARNG members returning from deployment with re-employment; and assists current ARNG members that are unemployed with finding full time employment.
  • FLORENCE: Robert Pridgen, 843-309-1926
SCTechnical SC TECHNICAL EDUCATION SYSTEM www.sctechsystem.com The SC Technical College System is comprised of 16 technical colleges located across the state and its statewide affiliate programs: readySC™ & Apprenticeship Carolina™. The system is committed to helping increase the employability of all South Carolinians.
  • FLORENCE-DARLINGTON TECHNICAL COLLEGE Max Welch, 843-413-2706
  • NORTHEASTERN TECHNICAL COLLEGE Sherrie Chapman, 843-921-6922
VRLogo SC VOCATIONAL REHABILITATION DEPARTMENT www.scvrd.net SCVRD serves people who want to work but require an accommodation to address a physical or mental disability. The services are designed to improve that person’s prospects of competitive employment.
  • CHESTERFIELD & MARLBORO: Tillette Scott, 843-479-8318
  • DARLINGTON: 843-332-2262
  • DILLON: Tabitha Hennagan, 843-774-3691
  • FLORENCE & MARION: Carole Anderson, 843-662-8114
WinAgencyLogo SWORD OF TRUTH (W.I.N. AGENCY) W.I.N. Agency is a multi-faceted problem solving organization which exists to equip members of various communities with tools needed to build sustainable, health lives. Includes adult literacy, GED, after school care, Benefit Bank, Mentoring, etc.
  • PEE DEE REGION: Natasha McClain, 843-479-0059
TelamonCorpLogo TELAMON CORPORATION www.telamon.org The National Farmworker Jobs Program (NFJP) provides eligible farmworkers & their dependent with the means to reach self-sufficiency through better employment. An array of career & education services, job training, support & additional services are available.
  • PEE DEE REGION: Anita White, 843-667-4664
TrinityBehavioralCareLogo TRINITY BEHAVIORAL CARE www.trinitybehavioralcare.org Trinity Behavioral Care provides adult & adolescent substance/alcohol use disorder treatment; community prevention services; general counseling; drug testing & employment assistance programs.
  • DILLON: 843-774-6591
  • FLORENCE: 843-674-5000
  • MARION: 843-423-8292
  • MARLBORO: Donny Brock, 843-479-5683